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I would like Conky to only show up on one viewport/desktop. I did use the Gnome feature to predefine viewports for specific window classes, but this feature does not work for Conky. Even moving it manually to another viewport does not work, because it jumps back to the first viewport, as it refreshes.

So... is it possible to configure Conky to define the viewport it is displayed on?

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A friendly redditor answered my question with the following trick:

Set the gap_x and gap_y properties, so that conky is positioned on the wished viewport. Not the nicest solution, but it works for me.

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